What is Durham?

  • (noun): A city of north central North Carolina; site of Duke University.
    See also — Additional definitions below


Durham ( /ˈdʌrəm/, locally /ˈdɜrəm/) is a city in north east England. It is within the County Durham local government district, and is the county town of the larger ceremonial county. It lies to the south of Newcastle upon Tyne, Chester-le-Street and Sunderland and to the north of Darlington.

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Toronto, County Durham
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Durham, Connecticut - Notable People, Past and Present
... Moses Austin, (1761–1821), born in Durham, noted businessman involved in the lead industry Stephen F ...
Durham Bulls Athletic Park
... Durham Bulls Athletic Park, frequently called the DBAP (pronounced D-bap), is a ballpark in Durham, North Carolina that is home to the Durham Bulls, the AAA ...
Todhills, County Durham
... Todhills Todhills OS grid reference NZ213338 Shire county County Durham Region North East Country England Sovereign state United Kingdom Post town DARLINGTON Postcode district DL14 Police Durham Fire County Durham ...
St John's College, Durham - Gallery
... Entrance to Haughton House Haughton House St ... Mary the Less college chapel Cranmer Hall, South Bailey, Durham ...

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  • (noun): English breed of short-horned cattle.
    Synonyms: shorthorn